ISIS Molecular Spectroscopy Science Meeting 2020
09 Sep 2020
- Hamish Cavaye



The ISIS Molecular Spectroscopy Group will hold its next science meeting on 28th and 29th October 2020. The virtual event will be held online via zoom.




​​The most up-to-date agenda for the meeting can be found on this page. 

Attendees are required to register for the webinar. Registration can take place at the following link:​

Wednesday 28th October
14:00     Welcome and Group Update
14:15     Invited Talk - "Propene as an intermediate species in methanol-to-hydrocarbon catalysis over ZSM-5​" David Lennon, University of Glasgow
​14:35     Invited Talk - "Control of microenvironment of zeolites for confined catalysis​" Sihai Yang, University of Manchester
14:55     Instrument Update - INS
15:10     Break
15:25     Invited Talk - "Hidden domains in cellulose materials revealed by INS" Mariela Nolasco, University of Aveiro
15:45     Invited Talk - "Disentangling water, ion and polymer dynamics in an anion exchange membrane" Fabrizia Foglia, UCL
16:05     Instrument Update - QENS
16:20     Close

Thursday 29th October
14:00     Welcome
14:05     Invited Talk - "Structure and dynamics of La2LiHO3" Øystein Fjellvåg, University of Oslo
14:25     Invited Talk - "Icy dust grains: a surface dynamics model" Holly Hedgeland, Open University
14:45     Invited Talk - "Neutron spectroscopy in support of moderator development​" José Ignacio Marquez Damian, ESS
15:05     Instrument Update - Epithermal/DINS
15:20     Break
15:35     Invited Talk - Pu Zhao, University of Oxford
15:55     Invited Talk - “Small molecule endofullerenes: investigations on TOSCA of a quantum translator-rotator”​ Tony Horsewill, University of Nottingham
16:15     Discussion & Wrap Up
16:30     Close

Organising committee:

Prof Roberto Senesi, Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata

Dr Alex O'Malley, University of Bath

Dr Victoria García Sakai, ISIS Molecular Spectroscopy

Dr Hamish Cavaye, ISIS Molecular Spectroscopy

For more information contact: Hamish Cavaye (​

Contact: Cavaye, Hamish (STFC,RAL,ISIS)